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Carroll, Joseph 1949-

Overview
Works: 158 works in 249 publications in 1 language and 4,620 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Handbooks and manuals  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Autographs  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, tr, Performer
Classifications: QH365, 575.0162
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph Carroll
Wallace Stevens' supreme fiction : a new romanticism by Joseph Carroll( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cultural theory of Matthew Arnold by Joseph Carroll( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution and literary theory by Joseph Carroll( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the past two decades, poststructuralism in its myriad forms has come to dominate literary criticism to the exclusion of virtually any other point of view. Few scholars have escaped the coercive authority of its programmatic radicalism. In Evolution and Literary Theory, Joseph Carroll vigorously attacks the foundational principles of poststructuralism and offers in their stead a bold new theory that situates literary criticism within the matrix of evolutionary theory
Literary Darwinism : evolution, human nature, and literature by Joseph Carroll( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this title, Carroll presents a comprehensive survey of this new movement with a collection of his most important previously published work, along with three new essays
Reading human nature : literary Darwinism in theory and practice by Joseph Carroll( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution, literature, and film : a reader( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring thirty-nine essential essays by pioneering scholars, scientists, and critics, Evolution, Literature, and Film opens with an introduction to the principles of evolution, with essays from Charles Darwin on the logic of natural selection, Richard Dawkins on the genetic revolution of modern evolutionary theory, Edward O. Wilson on the unity of knowledge, Steven Pinker on the transformation of psychology into an explanatory science, and David Sloan Wilson on the integration of evolutionary theory into cultural critique. Later sections include essays on the adaptive function of the arts, discussions of evolutionary literary theory and film theory, interpretive commentaries on specific works of literature and film, and analyses using empirical methods to explore literary problems. Texts under the microscope include folk- and fairy tales; Homer's Iliad; Shakespeare's plays; works by William Wordsworth, Charles Dickens, Emily Brontèˆ, and Zora Neale Hurston; narratives in sci-fi, comics, and slash fiction; and films from Europe, America, Asia, and Africa. Each essay explains the contribution of evolution to a study of the human mind, human behavior, culture, and art
On the origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, in which he writes of his theories of evolution by natural selection, is one of the most important works of scientific study ever published. This unabridged edition also includes a rich selection of primary source material: substantial selections from Darwin's other works (Autobiography, notebooks, letters, Voyage of the Beagle, and The Descent of Man) and selections from Darwin's sources and contemporaries (excerpts from Genesis, Paley, Lamarck, Spencer, Lyell, Malthus, Huxley, and Wallace)."--Jacket
Graphing Jane Austen : the evolutionary basis of literary meaning by Joseph Carroll( Book )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book helps to bridge the gap between science and literary scholarship. Building on findings in the evolutionary human sciences, the authors construct a model of human nature in order to illuminate the evolved psychology that shapes the organization of characters in nineteenth-century British novels, from Jane Austen to E. M. Forster
The perfect home : living in style by Joseph Carroll( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of furniture available from selected companies
The perfect home : best of style by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect home : celebrity designer collections by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our missionary life in India inscribed to beginners by Joseph Carroll( Book )

4 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science detective beginning : higher-order thinking, reading, writing in science by Stephen David Fischer( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lessons covered are organized around National Science Education Standards and are designed to improve student skills in science, critical thinking, reading and writing
The mystery of faith by Maurice de La Taille( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover of darkness : a novel by Joseph Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God's two witnesses and their search for a christ by Joseph Carroll( Book )

2 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tips for a successful interview by K Wolfe( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Back-to-school by P. A Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Finding and keeping your first job by Joseph Carroll( )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Putting 4-H experience on your resume by Joseph Carroll( )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Evolution and literary theory
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Literary Darwinism : evolution, human nature, and literatureReading human nature : literary Darwinism in theory and practiceEvolution, literature, and film : a readerOn the origin of speciesThe perfect home : living in styleThe perfect home : best of styleThe perfect home : celebrity designer collectionsScience detective beginning : higher-order thinking, reading, writing in science